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Eupatorium perfoliatumEupatorium perfoliatum

common boneset

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 1-5'
Flowers: Jul.-Oct.; white
Fruit: capsule

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade Shade
Moisture: Moist Wet
Soil pH:
Soil type: Clay Loamy Sandy

Habitat

floodplains, swamps, bogs, streambanks, and wet meadows

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States: MD VA WV DE NY PA

Wildlife

Butterfly Songbird Beneficial insect *

Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/285.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004